Opinion
SMSFA

SMSF trustees doing quite nicely

03-Feb-2017

In the 12 months to 30 June 2015, a two-member SMSF averaged a 4.2 per cent investment return net of administrative costs and gross of income tax. Although this number represented a fall from 8.2 per cent in the 2014.. Read More

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SISFA

Simpler super?

31-Jan-2017

If you are a regular reader of this fine publication, you will be well aware our government, like others before it, is once again tinkering with the regulations governing superannuation. This time the Turnbull a.. Read More

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ASMA

Liquidity requirements a fillip for peer-to-peer lending

14-Jan-2016

With a change in leadership of the current coalition government to Malcolm Turnbull there have been rumblings that all parts of the tax equation are up for review, including superannuation. However, the SMSF Mem.. Read More

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IPA

Australia’s innovation scorecard: pass or fail?

03-Feb-2017

In the past couple of years, we’ve had a plethora of innovation summits, hackathons and the launch of the federal government’s “National Innovation and Science Agenda” (NISA), along with its f.. Read More

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CAANZ

How generous is the tax on super?

03-Feb-2017

Is the 15 per cent tax on the earnings from assets of more than $1.6 million a concessional rate of tax? You would have to go a long way to find someone who disagrees with this perception. Personally I think it .. Read More

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CPA

Not licensed? What advice and services can you provide?

28-Jun-2016

With only weeks remaining until the accountants’ licensing exemption is repealed on 1 July, the focus has rightly been on the requirements for recognised accountants to become licensed if they wish to be able t.. Read More

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